Privatklinik Siloah

Dr. med. Philipp Padel

Specialist in physical medicine and interventional pain therapy


Work Experience

since 2016

Practice for interventional pain therapy and diseases of the musculoskeletal system Osteoporosis Centre / Rheumatology Lucerne, attending physician at St. Anna Lucerne

since 2006

Consultancy practice in Gümligen near Bern

2015 - 2016

Medicum Wesemlin Co-owner and founding member Head of Interventional Pain Medicine

2008 - 2015

Head of pain service and practice for degenerative diseases of the musculoskeletal system and interventional pain therapy Rheumatology Lucerne and Osteoporosis Centre, Hirslandenklinik St. Anna, Lucerne


Senior physician in the Department of Interventional Pain Medicine at Bethesda Hospital Basel

2006 - 2007

Specialist at the Spine Centre in Thun

2005 - 2006

Specialist in the Clinic for Rheumatology and Rehabilitation at Bethesda Hospital in Basel

2004 - 2005

Senior physician in the Department of Spinal Medicine and Pain Therapy Hirslandenklinik Aarau

2003 - 2004

Senior physician at the medical centre and rehabilitation clinic in Park Schinznach Bad and in the department for spinal medicine and pain therapy at Hirslandenklinik Aarau

2002 - 2003

Assistant doctor at the Bellikon Rehabilitation Clinic in the physical medicine department and in the pain department with outpatient clinic and interventional pain therapy

2000 - 2001

Resident at the Swiss Paraplegic Centre Nottwil paraplegology department and outpatient clinic including pain therapy

1999 - 2000

Junior doctor in the orthopaedic-traumatology department of the Langenthal Regional Hospital

1997 - 1999

Assistant doctor in the surgical department of the Niederbipp district hospital

1995 - 1996

Assistant doctor in the gynaecological-obstetrics department of the Limmattalspital Schlieren


Assistant doctor in the medical department of Huttwil District Hospital


Junior doctor in the gynaecology and obstetrics department at Burgdorf Regional Hospital

1994 - 1995

Resident in the surgical department of the Lucerne Cantonal Hospital


Co-author of the international pain course PAIN

Various lectures on topics relating to spinal medicine, the musculoskeletal system, pain therapy and osteoporosis



Certificate of competence in:
Radiation protection in physical medicine and rehabilitation and rheumatology (SGPMR/SGR)


Certificate of competence in:
Interventional pain therapy SSIPM


Certificate of competence in:
Expertise in dose-intensive X-rays and radiation protection


Specialist diploma:
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation FMH


Certificate of competence in:
Practice laboratory


Certificate of specialisation in:
Manual Medicine SAMM


Specialist diploma:
General practitioner


Topic: Recurrent retromamillary mastitis Prof. Dr Brun del Re, University of Bern

1987 - 1993

Medical studies, University of Bern


Swiss Society for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Swiss Pain Society SPS

Swiss Society for Interventional Pain Medicine SSIPM

Swiss Medical Association for Manual Medicine SAMM


International society of physical and rehabilitation medicine ISPRM

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